Malachi Richardson: Humble and Hungry

“With the 22nd pick, the Charlotte Hornets select Malachi Richardson out of Syracuse,” echoed NBA Commissioner Adam Silver in the 2016 NBA Draft. After shaking Silver’s hand wearing the Hornets draft cap, the then 20-year-old shooter quickly found out that he was headed to Sacramento, ... More

Addressing Cousins’ Beef With Cowbell Kingdom and Moving Forward

Dear People of Sacramento and the NBA Community, I was at a promotional event hosting a Kings-Grizzlies watch party at Sail Inn Grotto when the Sacramento Bee released its column regarding DeMarcus Cousins’ attempts to control the media. I briefly skimmed through it because I was ... More

The Differences and Similarities Between DeMarcus Cousins and Rasheed Wallace

Over the last few years we’ve seen DeMarcus Cousins become one of the most dominant players in the NBA. Statistically, every year he’s gotten a little bit better and is now one of the most unstoppable big men in the game. So far, Cousins has racked up two All-Star nominations, two All-NBA teams ... More

Has Willie Cauley-Stein lived up to the Tyson Chandler comparison early in his career?

In last year’s draft, the Sacramento Kings selected Willie Cauley-Stein with the sixth overall selection. The Kings were trying to improve their defense because the year before they gave up 105 points per game (28th in the NBA). It made sense to take Cauley-Stein because his defense was what ... More

Omri Casspi on Dave Joerger: ‘We Haven’t Talked Since Preseason’

After a season full of career highs in 2015-2016, Sacramento’s Omri Casspi has found himself riding the pine for most of this young season. Casspi played in 69 games for the Kings last season, and started 21 of those under former head coach George Karl. Now, after not playing a single second ... More

Basketball is much bigger than a game for Garrett Temple

There is so much more to the game of basketball than just the physical. More than the rules, regulations, and actions that take place between the lines. It's an emotional game, a mental game and to many, it's a spiritual game. For players like Sacramento Kings guard Garrett Temple, his spiritu... More

Georgios Papagiannis: ‘Right now it’s all about the team’

It doesn't matter if you are the number one overall pick or the 13th, being the first player selected by a team in the NBA Draft carries a load of pressure. Often times that pressure amounts to struggles, failure, and under-achieved expectations for the player, not because of their play style ... More

Spears on Sacramento Kings: ‘They got to live up to their potential’

Marc Spears discusses his thoughts with Leo Beas on Dave Joerger, the Golden 1 Center, whether or not DeMarcus Cousins takes the next step, his season prediction for the Sacramento Kings and why Rajon Rondo will be missed. Follow Cowbell Kingdom on all social media platforms: Follow us on ... More

CK Podcast 259: Garrett Temple firmly believes the Kings will make the playoffs

Newly acquired Garrett Temple joins the show and discusses why he chose the Sacramento Kings over other teams and believes that his team will make the playoffs. That’s right. PLAYOFFS. Leo Beas kept it real and asked him why he thought that. Tune in to find out why he is a firm believer ... More

CK Podcast 258: Ty Lawson: ‘I have a huge chip on my shoulder’

Ty Lawson joins the show and we discuss why he chose the Kings, the signing of Jordan Farmar, and what Kings fans should expect of him come October 26th.   Join the CONVERSATION! Let us know what would you like to hear on the next CK Podcast or if you have questions regarding the ... More